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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73940
Last updated: 27 May 2019
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Date:13-APR-2010
Time:13:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic B763 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 767-323ER (WL)
Owner/operator:American Airlines
Registration: N380AN
C/n / msn: 25449/489
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 145
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:Keflavik airport -   Iceland
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport - LFPG
Destination airport:Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport - KDFW
Narrative:
American Airlines Boeing 767 N380A, flight AAL49, with 145 people on board made an emergency landing Tuesday at Keflavík International Airport (BIKF) Iceland after reports of chemical fumes in the cabin.

The plane landed safely just after 13:45 GMT (945 EDT) Tuesday, but the passengers have not disembarked, Keflavik Airport spokesman Fridthor Eydal said.

Earlier, he said several passengers on the Boeing 767 had complained of dizziness. Emergency teams were on the scene.

The flight was en route from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Dallas-Ft. Worth in Texas, the Icelandic Civil Protection Agency said.


Sources:

https://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/ap/top/all/6956444.html
http://www.avherald.com/h?article=42a11865&opt=0

http://www.airliners.net/photo/American-Airlines/Boeing-767-323-ER/1638783/L (photo)


Images:

Photo of N380AN courtesy AirHistory.net


Manchester - International (EGCC / MAN)
14 April 2006; (c) Mick Bajcar

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Apr-2010 10:22 gerard57 Added
13-Apr-2010 10:55 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Dec-2016 19:25 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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